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Border Patrol arrests man accused in 1997 Rio Hondo murder

Border Patrol agents in Rio Grande City on Monday detained a 59-year-old man after learning he had a warrant for fatally shooting a Rio Hondo man nearly 26 years ago.

Teach for America Educator Profile: Cristina Zapata teaches English, journalism in Rio Grande City

Cristina Zapata is a 2021 Rio Grande Valley Teach For America corps member, journalism and 11th grade English teacher at Preparatory for Early College High School in Rio Grande City.

Well that came out of nowhere: Valley wakes up to wind-ravaged cities with sprawling...

A thunderstorm that ripped through the Rio Grande Valley overnight Friday and into early Saturday morning left tens of thousands without power with no immediate relief in sight, and caused havoc in city streets, residential and business property as a deluge of rain and hail drenched the region.

Thousands may be without power until Monday after midnight thunderstorm rips through Valley

Thunderstorms that ripped through the Rio Grande Valley overnight Friday and into early Saturday morning has left tens of thousands without power and with no immediate relief in sight for at least 24 to 48 hours.

Roma man wants to plead guilty in RGC teen’s 2017 disappearance, murder

EDINBURG — A 21-year-old Roma man accused of murdering a Rio Grande City teen in 2017 wants to plead guilty after reaching a deal with the state, but it’s subject to the judge’s approval.

Rio Grande City starts construction on new public safety building, emergency shelter

Rio Grande City on Friday broke ground for the construction of its new Public Safety Building and Emergency Shelter.

Rio Grande City Tractor Supply to host pet adoption event 

Through this and other year-round adoption events, our goal at Rio Grande City store is to connect adoptable pets with interested owners. If you have...

Former Starr County attorney indicted on public corruption charges to be free on bond

McALLEN — A federal judge set bond at $100,000 for the former Starr County attorney who appeared before the court Monday morning.

Former Starr County attorney arrested; indicted on public corruption, bribery charges

Starr County’s former county attorney was arrested Friday and charged with public corruption.

Brother of former Gulf Cartel boss sentenced to 15 year for cocaine conspiracy

The brother of former Gulf Cartel plaza boss, “Gringo Mike,” has been sentenced to a “significant” amount of time in prison for his involvement in a cocaine distribution conspiracy.